As we trudge our way though the cold and snow of Winter and into Spring, we would like to send some warm wishes to express our appreciation to some of the people and organizations who have very generously supported the Horner Park Dog Park. Their support has raised funds to assist with the next phase … Continue reading Thank You Chicago Association of REALTORS®
*Dog Park Closure – Update*
The Dog Park is open as of Wednesday October 28. However it will be closed during construction which is now supposed to start on Monday, November 2nd. It is expected to take approximately 6-8 weeks. Please keep checking our Facebook, Instagram and/or Website for updates. We will do our best to keep you informed. However, please … Continue reading *Dog Park Closure – Update*
Build. Together. Today.
Good News, Bad News! Which do you want first? Good news: Phase II drawings are officially out for bid! The Chicago Park District will review the bids when they are returned in two weeks and hopefully have a contractor selected by early October with construction ready to start soon after. Bad news: When … Continue reading Build. Together. Today.
Dog Park Status
UPDATE: the tree is being removed this morning and should be open by noon on Aug 21. Although we were told that the tree removal team was not going to get to us until next week, they actually came this morning. Apologies to those who were asked to leave. On the upside, this means that … Continue reading Dog Park Status
Dog Park Closed until further notice
The dog park sustained damage in last week's storms and will be closed for tree removal and repair. The tree that damaged the north fence has been removed and we are working to set up a temporary barrier to prevent injury or easy escape until new fence posts and panels can be ordered and installed. … Continue reading Dog Park Closed until further notice
🐾💙Adopt a Bench💚🐾
It's the Home Stretch!! Always wanted to see your name in print? Love your friendly neighborhood dog park and can't wait for it to have water fountains, a paved entry, small dog area and more? We know that the timing isn't good. In fact, it's terrible! But here's the thing: We have to make a … Continue reading 🐾💙Adopt a Bench💚🐾
We’re Open for Business!
Monday June 8 - The dog park has reopened!! Thank you for your patience and continued support. We just kindly request that you enjoy the park safely according to current social distancing requirements. Now let those doggos R-U-N!!
Sorry, We’re Closed
WEDNESDAY APRIL 15, 2020: The Chicago Park District will be temporarily closing the Horner Park Dog Park due to concerns regarding the spread of Covid-19. We do not know when it will be reopened. Thank you for respecting this decision. We will keep you posted as to any further updates.
VOTE Menu Funds for DOG PARK! UPDATE: We Won!! Thank You🥰
*****UPDATE: VOTING EXTENDED UNTIL JANUARY 30***** Participatory budgeting is underway in the 33rd Ward. Here's your opportunity to help provide $25K to help complete the dog park. What does this mean for you? A dog park with proper turf and water facilities, so that it can be used in any type of weather conditions (read: … Continue reading VOTE Menu Funds for DOG PARK! UPDATE: We Won!! Thank You🥰
A Clean Start for Fall!
Thanks to Lara's Power Wash for getting us all cleaned up!
Grab Your Pup and a Pint for Dog Days at Burning Bush Brewery
Join us on 8/4 at 6pm for the Dog Days of Summer, an evening of buds and brews benefiting the Horner Park Dog Park. Burning Bush Brewery will donate 15% of the proceeds from the event! Bring your pupper to join the fun.ALSO! Raffle, games, and prizesDog-friendly patioPhoto boothTasty treats Buy Tickets
A Conversation with Michelle Brown
Thanks for taking the time to speak with me! Let's start with an easy one, you have pledged a generous $500 match to the spring mulch campaign. What motivated you to make this gift? We really love the Horner Park Dog Park! We moved to Irving Park in 2020, and it has been so incredible … Continue reading A Conversation with Michelle Brown
Earth Day Clean-Up
Join us on Saturday, April 23rd to help keep our Dog Friendly Area clean. Visit https://signup.com/go/uTECXqb to sign up, and we'll see you then!